Wednesday, August 17, 2016

Tuesday Cable Ratings - 'WWE SmackDown,' 'The Haves and the Have Nots,' 'Pretty Little Liars,' 'Chopped,' 'Scream' & More!

On August 16, 2016, USA's WWE SmackDown was the highest rated show on cable with a 0.82 - followed by OWN's The Haves and the Have Nots (0.79), Freeform's Pretty Little Liars (0.55) and History's Counting Cars (0.47).

The Haves and the Have Nots was the most viewed program with 2.927 million viewers - followed by WWE SmackDown (2.471), Counting Cars (1.507) and Cartoon Network's The Amazing World of Gumball (1.425).


                                                  The Cable Ratings for Tuesday, August 16


Show
Network
Time
18 - 49 Rating
Viewers (Millions)
1
WWE SmackDown!
USA
8:00 PM
0.82
2.471
2
The Haves and the Have Nots
OWN
9:00 PM
0.79
2.927
3
Pretty Little Liars
Freeform
8:00 PM
0.55
1.110
4
Counting Cars
History
9:31 PM
0.47
1.507
5
Counting Cars
History
9:00 PM
0.44
1.440
6
Rio Olympics
NBC Sports
7:00 PM
0.39
1.208
7
The Amazing World of Gumball
Cartoon
5:00 PM
0.35
1.425
8
Married at First Sight
A&E
8:45 PM
0.32
0.874
9
Big Easy Motors
History
10:03 PM
0.31
1.086
10
Big Easy Motors
History
10:33 PM
0.30
0.979
11
Alvinnn!!! and the Chipmunks
Nickelodeon
5:30 PM
0.29
1.396
12
Chopped
Food
10:00 PM
0.28
0.877
13
Hard Knocks: Training Camp with Los Angeles Rams
HBO
10:01 PM
0.28
0.487
14
The Daily Show with Trevor Noah
Comedy
11:00 PM
0.28
0.651
15
Born This Way
A&E
10:01 PM
0.27
0.614
16
Swamp Murders
ID
9:00 PM
0.25
1.121
17
Cry Wolfe
ID
10:00 PM
0.24
1.021
18
Chopped Junior
Food
8:00 PM
0.24
0.815
19
The Nightly Show with Larry Wilmore
Comedy
11:31 PM
0.22
0.541
20
Toddlers & Tiaras
TLC
8:00 PM
0.22
0.678
21
Dead of Summer
Freeform
9:00 PM
0.20
0.478
22
Scream
MTV
10:00 PM
0.19
0.341
23
@Midnight
Comedy
12:01 AM
0.19
0.358
24
Rio Olympics
NBC Sports
8:00 AM
0.19
0.721
25
Celebrity Fantasy Draft
ESPN
7:00 PM
0.16
0.294
26
Music Moguls
BET
9:00 PM
0.15
0.281
27
E! News
E!
7:00 PM
0.15
0.407
28
Married at First Sight
FYI
8:45 PM
0.15
0.337
29
Andrew Zimmern’s Driven by Food
Travel
9:00 PM
0.13
0.399
30
Rio Olympics
USA
9:00 AM
0.13
0.449
31
Sisterhood of Hip Hop
Oxygen
9:00 PM
0.08
0.167
32
Scream After Dark
MTV
11:01 PM
0.08
0.145
33
Man Fire Food
Cooking
9:00 PM
0.05
0.173
34
Hunt for Particle X
Science
10:02 PM
0.05
0.233
35
MLB Baseball
MLB
7:00 PM
0.04
0.230
36
Big Brother After Dark
Pop
11:00 PM
0.04
0.110

No rating information was made immediately available for FYI's Arranged: Then & Now; Science's Impossible Engineering; and Viceland's Cyberwar.


NOTE: For the 2015-16 broadcast season, a 1.0 rating in the Adults 18-49 demographic is equal to 1.2681 total million viewers. A18-49 is the rating most commonly reported and helps determine ad rates but is not the sole explanation for whether a show will be renewed or cancelled.